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Chapel of the Holy Cross

780 Chapel Rd, Sedona, AZ 86336-7064
+1 928-282-4069
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This chapel, located among dramatic rock formations, offers spectacular views, especially at sunset.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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780 Chapel Rd, Sedona, AZ 86336-7064
+1 928-282-4069
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Great spiritual place. The architecture melds beautifully with the hillside creating a harmony that is more than the sum of the parts - the result is a true joy for anybody (no matter your religious heritage). Easy to get to from town. Don't forget to...More

Thank Mike-MRM
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Spectacular view, lovely church. It was very spiritual for me, I felt a peace that brought me to tears. I will remember this as a high point for the rest of my life.

Thank Alicatred
Reviewed 4 days ago

The church is located in very strategic location. The architecture is unique and simple. It's a very solemn place. People of different religions visit the place. There is a walking runaway that is convenient and wheelchair friendly. Up on the church you will have a...More

Thank Joy L
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

What a beautiful place. There is no charge to go here but parking is hit or miss. We parked half a mile away and it was an uphill hike...BUT it was beautiful day and the Chapel is a special place. Highly recommend.

Thank Tamara G
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a must see when you are in Sedona. Very beautiful and serene. We also visited the gift shop and they have very unique items

Thank Leslie T
Reviewed 4 days ago

The pure beauty of seeing this sacred chapel is worth the drive and sometimes a lot of traffic. The walk up from the upper parking lot is not too long. Once up there the view is truly amazing both inside and outside. You can light...More

Thank serendipity96
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

You do not have to be religionists to visit the Capel of the holy cross, but I assure you that we be impressed with the engineering and the respect that went into this holy site. We all have our opinion about religion but please take...More

Thank Eugene F
Reviewed 5 days ago

Magnificent !! stunning beautifully erected on the ledge of a mountain. You walk a long driveway all up hill to the Chapel. It was stunning and beautiful must see

Thank 60nantucket
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The Chapel is supposed to be a vortex site but we didn't get the vibe. However it is a spectacular building in a stupendous setting so well worth a visit. Built in the 1950s it was designed by a student of the style of Frank...More

Thank Lyndon2011
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Holy Cross chapel was inspired and commissioned by local rancher and sculptor Marguerite Brunswig Staude, who had been inspired in 1932 by the newly constructed Empire State Building. After attempting to build the Chapel in Budapest, Hungary (with the help of Lloyd Wright, son...More

Thank Bob K
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15 September 2017|
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Response from Mindy F | Reviewed this property |
Off of their website: The Chapel has a Taize Prayer Service every Monday at 5:00 pm. There are NO Liturgies at the Chapel. according to Diocesan Policy all Liturgies are to be celebrated in the parish church. In Sedona that... More
9 July 2017|
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Response from Kip F | Reviewed this property |
You must park an RV at the bottom parking area, and if you can't walk on your own up the hill due to physical handicap, there is a golf cart for those people. Get there before 11 or after 3 to ensure parking spaces.
stephanie z
10 April 2017|
Response from Joe H |
I hear it's small and very busy.